Show 111 – TABC & Spec’s, Njuda, and Heights Bier Garten

Show 111 starts with a discussion on vanilla in beer and a preview on what’s coming up on the show.

At 3:42, Stig and Bill discuss baseball, uniforms and mixed messages. Also included in the segment is an analysis on the current teams in the CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament.

At 14:30, Bill details some Austin funny business with the TABC and their dealings with Spec’s Liquor Stores.

At 22:08, Stig and Bill talk about their recent trip to Heights Bier Garten a bit of politics. The show ends with the pair telling what’s new to them

Show 110 – Astros All Stars and XanaDudes

Show 110 starts with a the brewer’s description of Stig’s beer the usual preview of what’s coming up on the show.

At 3:53, Stig and Bill talk about the Astros current performance and the selection of several players to the All Star Game. Stig also mentions the “new” pitcher with the worst ERA on the team.

At 12:59, Bill and Stig talk about the band, XanaDudes – Now We Are Here.

At 18:11, Stig builds bridges between the Astros and Yankees. Bill explains a new change in recycling in the city of Houston. A little disappointment in the Dynamo’s road performance is covered along with a little upcoming international soccer.

Concacaf Gold Cup

At 25:09, Bill and Stig discuss what’s new for each of them which includes podcast and plants.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Everybody Is A Star” – Sly and The Family Stone (iTunes)
  • “Nothing’s Gonna Bring Me Down” – David Baerwald (iTunes)
  • “Shake It Up” – The Cars (iTunes)
  • “No Good” – Kaleo (iTunes)

Show 109 – Pride Parade, Texas Travel Ban?, Metallica

Show 109 starts with a discussion of spoiled beer and current drinks. Also mentioned is what’s coming up on the show.

At 3:55, Bill and Stig give insights to the recent Pride Parade and talk a little about the changes over the years. Included is some analysis on the downtown location.

At 11:19, Stig tells about finally seeing a show at the NERG, it was Metallica.

At 15:44, Stig talks about getting a new, unwanted follower on Twitter. Bill covers Governor Abbott, Mayor Turner and his involvement with Houston being a sanctuary city, and a proposed Travel Ban to Texas!?

At 25:37, Stig has Astro and Dynamo news. He also mentions a small bit about former newscaster, Bob Boudreaux.

At 31:28, the show closes with both fine arts talk and a not-so-smart TV after all.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Scared” – Delta Rae (iTunes)
  • “Lightning Bolt” – Jake Bugg (iTunes)
  • “Hit The Lights” – Metallica (recorded live at NRG)
  • “Can’t Stop Dancin'” – Becky G (iTunes)
  • “So Good” – J. Geils Band (iTunes)